Kick him while he’s down

After a particularly hard night in which bone pain wakened me repeatedly, I finally fell asleep on my couch. It wasn’t to last though, because my bank called me and woke me right back up to explain that they were concerned about my current spending spree. Partially because fifteen thousand bucks was in the wind […]

Beggars Holiday

Fifty two billion bucks. That’s how much money Americans spent on Black Friday as they fought their ways to great deals. Hardly broke, many of the shopping revellers brought weapons, ranging through knives, guns, pepper spray and tasers. People were making sure they could make it to the cash register and check out with their […]

Then, the next day

“You need a woman in your life.” she said. I was standing in the Veterans Hospital waiting room, doing what most of the vets there were doing. Waiting. I looked over at her but didn’t say anything. She repeated herself. “I’m married.” I replied, thinking that should do it. It didn’t. “You really do. I […]